TSM player and popular streamer Daequan ‘Daequan’ Loco couldn’t believe his eyes after a ridiculous glitch with a plane in Fortnite caused him to be eliminated suddenly.
The planes in Fortnite, officially known as the X-4 Stormwing, have been a controversial addition to the battle royale mode, as many players feel they are too powerful, thanks to their mounted guns.
However, not everyone dislikes the X-4 Stormwing. FaZe Clan’s Brendan ‘Jaomock’ O’Brien is one streamer who has come out in support of the plane, particularly in competitive play.[ad name=”article2″]
One thing everyone can agree upon though, is that any glitches arising from these planes should be fixed – such as this insane glitch which gave Daequan no chance of survival.
The rear of plane appeared to be stuck inside a wooden build, and as the popular streamer jumped on the wing to enter the pilot’s seat, he immediately lost all of his health.
The kill feed simply reads: ‘TSM_Daequan forgot to set the parking brake’. The pro player stood up from his chair, angered, before exclaiming: “this game’s trash bro!”
It turns out that Daequan wasn’t the only popular Fortnite player to suffer this game breaking bug either; fellow streamer Ali ‘SypherPK’ Hassan fell victim to a similar fate.
Again, it looks like the glitch was caused by the plane being trapped inside a wooden structure, at which point the body of the aircraft turned into a death trap.
Hopefully, now that two well-known Fortnite players have experienced the glitch while streaming, developers Epic Games will be aware of the issue and working on a fix soon.